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The Cross of Christ

by John R. W. Stott

  • 338 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by InterVarsity Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion - Theology,
  • Redemption,
  • Christology,
  • Doctrinal Theology,
  • Religion,
  • Jesus Christ,
  • Christian Theology - Christology,
  • Crucifixion,
  • Christianity - Theology - Christology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAlister E. McGrath (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8185522M
    ISBN 10083083320X
    ISBN 109780830833207

    Stott's, The Cross of Christ, is a very good book but not always an easy read. Stott provides a detailed examination of the meaning of the cross and God's sacrifice and explores how that should impact the believer's life. Read full review. LibraryThing Review User Review - jimmoz - LibraryThing/5(18). THE CROSS OF CHRIST. by J. C. Ryle "Far be it from me to boast, except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, through which the world has been crucified to me, and I to the world." Galatians What do we think and feel about the cross of Christ? We live in a Christian land. We probably attend the worship of a Christian church.

    THE cross is loved and respected by millions of people. The Encyclopædia Britannica calls the cross “the principal symbol of the Christian religion.” Nevertheless, true Christians do not use the cross in worship. Why not? An important reason is that Jesus Christ did not die on a cross. The Greek word generally translated “cross” is. Standing near the cross at one time or another during the crucifixion were Mary, Ruth, Jude, John, Salome (John's mother), and a group of earnest women believers including Mary the wife of Clopas and sister of Jesus' mother, Mary Magdalene, and Rebecca, onetime of Sepphoris, These and other friends of Jesus held their peace while they.

    ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published: Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity Press, © Description: pages ; 24 cm. The Cross of Christ About This Study This study was written by Reed Jolley and proofread by Nikki Knott, Bonnie Fearer, Susi Lamoutte and Steve Jolley. Thanks to all, but credit where credit is due. In large part, this study is but a book report on several sections of Derek Tidball’s book, The Message of the Cross, IVP, , hereafter.


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The Cross of Christ by John R. W. Stott Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is an overall fine, useful book it is always a delight to learn of others who take the cross of Christ seriously and seek to tell others about it. (Wisconsin Lutheran Quarterly, Fall ) [Stott's] penetrating insight, charitable scholarship and pastoral warmth are guaranteed to feed both heart and mind/5().

This book is an incredible and enjoyable deep dive into the Cross of Christ and its significance historically, ethically, and spiritually. Stott uses a great deal of structure to address the hard questions head on/5.

The Cross of Christ, written by John Stott (who just went to be with the Lord at the age of 90 this past July), is a superb presentation of what Christ has done for us on the cross.

This work deserves careful study, with the promise of great reward by. Excellent book on the Cross of Christ. A super informative and thorough book on the cross. He approaches the subject from many different angles and sets forth beautiful truths about God's heart and about the glory of what God has done for us in Christ.

Truly the salvation that God has provided for us is totally awesome and amazing. den of suffering through the cross of Christ. Any book has weaknesses, some intrinsic, others resulting from the passing of the years.

For example, at certain points, John Stott makes judgments on issues of biblical scholarship which might merit revisiting in the light of File Size: 1MB.

The ebook in question is:The Cross of Christ (20th Anniversary Edition) C by John R. Stott with Study Guide (IVP) C A: No, the copy and paste features are Format: Ebook.

Stott’s book begins by making a passionate argument for the centrality of the cross to the Christian gospel. Then he explores the reasons for the crucifixion, and while describing many “images” of atonement, The Cross of Christ book zeros in on Christ as a substitutionary sacrifice to.

The Cross of Christ is a Simple-Series Easter musical for kids. This easy-to-learn children's Easter musical celebrates the death and resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ. Kids understand the importance of the cross and celebrate Easter through five familiar worship songs and scripture-based narration.

Voicing: Unison. Difficulty: : Brentwood-Benson Publishing. In the Cross of Christ I Glory Text: John Bowring Tune (RATHBUN): Ithamar Conkey; setting: Service Book and Hymnal Text & Music: In Public Domain.

The Christian cross, seen as a representation of the instrument of the crucifixion of Jesus, is the best-known symbol of Christianity.

It is related to the crucifix (a cross that includes a corpus, usually a three-dimensional representation of Jesus' body) and to the more general family of cross symbols, the term cross itself being detached from the original specifically Christian meaning in.

Stott's, The Cross of Christ, is a very good book but not always an easy read. Stott provides a detailed examination of the meaning of the cross and God's sacrifice and explores how that should impact the believer's life. Read full review. LibraryThing Review User Review - jimmoz - /5(17).

The central theme of this book is to explain why and how the finished work of Christ on the cross is central to the Christian faith. It deals more with how salvation was provided for on the cross and not so much how it becomes effective for salvation in the life of a person.5/5(5). The Centrality of the Cross.

The first chapter of this book is titled “The Centrality of the Cross.” Here Stott seeks to prove that the cross is worthy of a place of centrality in the Christian faith, both as a symbol and as a central doctrine. T hroughout Christian history, the cross of Christ has been central to Christian thinking and worship.

Christians sing songs, create poems, paint portraits, and write books all centered around the cross of Christ. In his classic work The Cross of Christ, John Stott explains why Christians throughout history have placed the death of Christ in the center of their theology and public worship.

The Cross of Christ is an intelligent, imaginative and timely exploration of the centrality of the cross, by a personal mentor I've come to appreciate for his scholar's mind and pastor's heart; he knows God deeply, understands the times clearly and engagingly explains truth in a relativistic age."5/5(3).

The Antichrist (German: Der Antichrist) is a book by the philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche, originally published in Although it was written inits controversial content made Franz Overbeck and Heinrich Köselitz delay its publication, along with Ecce Homo.

The German title can be translated into English as either The Anti-Christ or The Anti-Christian, depending on how the German word Author: Friedrich Nietzsche.

The great strength of The Cross of Christ is that John Stott is supremely confident that the cross is the most important thing and, as such, all his energy is focused upon unpacking its truth.

There is a sense in which this book circles around its subject, Jesus Christ, and around this central event, the cross of Christ, again and again. The Cross of Christ - Chapter 1 I'm rereading John Stott's classic book, The Cross of Christ, the current Challies' choice for his "Reading Classics Together" series.

Stott went home to be with the Lord on July 27th, ending a lifetime of faithful service. God, who said, "Let light shine out of darkness," has shone in our hearts to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ.

2 Corinthians This book is a cry from. At the cross Stott finds the majesty and love of God disclosed, the sin and bondage of the world exposed.

More than a study of the atonement, this book brings Scripture into living dialogue with Christian theology and the twentieth century. The Cross of Christ is a Simple Series Easter musical for kids that celebrates the death and resurrection of Christ.

In this easy-to-learn 5-song musical, kids can understand the importance of the cross and celebrate the Easter story through familiar worship songs and scripture-based narration. With a versatile format ideal for any group, The Cross of Christ will help create a special moment.The cross of Christ is intended for the eyes of the whole world.

Let us lift Him up by our testimony, by our love, and in our adoring praise and worship until all the world shall stand beholding. An Offering The idea of an offering is something that pleases God.

In Christ He beheld for the first time with.Dr Stott in this wonderful book, "The Cross of Christ" gives a superb biblical exposition on this important topic.

The first few chapters are slow, but once you get into the fourth chapter to the end, then it is thought provoking and biblically sound, especially the chapter on "the self-substitution of God".5/5(1).